Assessing post-traumatic stress disorder in South African adolescents: using the child and adolescent trauma survey (CATS) as a screening tool

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Suliman, S; Kaminer, D; Seedat, S; Stein, DJ;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: Annals of General Psychiatry,volume 4,pages2-2 (issn: 1744-859X, eissn: 1744-859X)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC1088008, doi: 10.1186/1744-859X-4-2
  • Subject: trauma | Primary Research | stress | assessment | post-traumatic | instruments | Psychiatry | RC435-571
    mesheuropmc: behavioral disciplines and activities | mental disorders

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>Several studies have demonstrated that South African children and adolescents are exposed to high levels of violent trauma with a significant proportion developing PTSD, however, limited resources make it difficult to accurately iden... View more
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